Kids Write

1st place: Crystal Wang for Mokupuni Nalu
2nd place Alan Lunardhi for The Lake of Purity
3rd place: Richard Li for Battle for the Amulets

Geisel Award

The Angry Woman Suite by Lee Fullbright

UNPUBLISHED

Poetry Chapbook
Suburban Dissection by Tina Culp Barton

Unpublished Novel
Still Born by Anne Marie Welsh

Unpublished Novel for Children & Young Adults
The Irene by Karen Bishop

Short Story
Rescue by John Michals

PUBLISHED

Published Poetry
Intimate Geography by Ishmael Von Heidrick-Barnes

Published Poetry Anthology
Lantern Tree by Chris Baron, Heather Eudy, Cali Linfor, and Sabrina Youmans

Published General Fiction
Grace by T. Greenwood

Published Anthology/Short Story Collection
Duty: Suspense and Mystery Stories by Martin Roy Hill

Published – Young Adult Fiction
The Girl in the Glass by Susan Meissner

Published – Children’s Fiction & Picture Book
Anyway by Arthur Salm

Published – Children’s Nonfiction
Imaginations: Fun Relaxation Stories and Meditations for Kids by Carolyn Clarke

Published – Historical Fiction
South of Burnt Rocks West of the Moon by G.J. Berger

Published – Romance
Haole Wood by Dee DeTarsio

Published – Psychology & Self-Help
TIE
Emotional Ophans by Cate Shepherd

The Mindfulness Workbook for Addiction by Rebecca E. Williams and Julie S. Kraft

Published -Spiritual & Inspirational
Through God’s Eyes by Phil Bolsta

Published – Memoir
Challenged: A Tribute by Steve Grieger

Published – Biography
I Got a Name: The Jim Croce Story by Ingrid Croce and Jimmy Rock

Published – Action, Suspense, & Thriller
Assassin’s Game by Gov. Dan Walker and Peggy Lang

Published – Mystery
The Angry Woman Suite by Lee Fullbright

Published – Business
The Mission Myth by Deirdre Maloney

Published – SciFi, Fantasy, & Horror
The Colony by Blaine Readler

Published – Local Interest
Hail Montezuma! by Seth Mallios

Published – History
Fighter Group by Jay Stout

Published – Travel
Sailing the South Pacific by Lois Joy Hofmann

Published – Cookbook and Entertaining
Photographs and Memories: Recipes from Croce’s Restaurant and Jazz Bar by Ingrid Croce

Published – General Nonfiction
Amazing Words by Richard Lederer